Huwe Family History

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Huwe Name Meaning

German: nickname from Middle High German huwe ‘(great horned) owl’, or a habitational name from a house distinguished by the sign of an owl.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Huse, Duwe, Hase, Howe, Hege, Huhn, Aue, Ruge, Hulse, Auge

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Huwe Family Origin

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Huwe Family Occupations

What did your Huwe ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Huwe. A less common occupation for the Huwe family was Retail Grocer. The most common Huwe occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Huwe's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Retail Grocer


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Huwe ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Huwe Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Huwe. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Huwe census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 250 immigration records available for the last name Huwe. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 531 military records available for the last name Huwe. For the veterans among your Huwe ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Huwe Life Expectancy

What is the average Huwe lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Huwe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Huwe in 1956 was 54, and 52 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Huwe ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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